05-15-2010 05-15-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2506 Boston
May 15, 2010 10:00AMCalender
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After Karl Bodmer (Swiss, 1809-1893), Abdih-Hiddisch. A Minatarre Chief

$1,778$1,500
Auction: American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2506 Location: Boston Date / Time: May 15, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

After Karl Bodmer (Swiss, 1809-1893),
Abdih-Hiddisch. A Minatarre Chief, hand-colored engraving and aquatint by Rollet, from Prince Maximilian zu Wied's Travels in the Interior of North America 1832-1834, c. 1839-42, published by Bougeard, Paris, 13 x 18 5/8 in.
Estimate $3,000-4,000

Sheet Size: 13 by 18 5/8 inches. Four inch closed tear lower right corner; small puncture to upper right corner; with overall toning and with 1 inch acidic mat burn around all borders; ragged edges with slight losses around lower right corner; glue remnants to reverse from formerly being laid down.

Keywords

Karl Bodmer, Minatarre Chief, Maximilian, Paris